The Gathering Place offers support for anyone on their cancer journey. Learn more about our programs and services available for you and your loved ones.

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Cancer Specific Support Groups

Our cancer support groups, facilitated by licensed, mental health professionals, provide a safe space for participants to connect with others and share firsthand experiences. Support groups are open to men and women with specific types of cancer.

Exercise & Nutrition

Staying active and eating healthy can have a positive effect during and after cancer treatment. Our nutrition and exercise programs are designed to educate and empower individuals as they embrace new habits for their well-being.

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Whether you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer, or you recently lost someone to cancer, The Gathering Place is here for you. Our programs and services are 100% FREE... Let's get started.

Ways to Give

You can make a difference!

Our mission at The Gathering Place is to support, educate and empower individuals and families currently coping with the impact of cancer in their lives through programs and services. One of the things that sets The Gathering Place apart is that everything we offer is completely free of charge, thanks to the generous support of our donors. You can ensure that others are able to have this invaluable resource on their journey by making a gift today.

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Today's Events

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12:30pm - 1:00pm
Location: Virtual

Wednesdays, 12:30-1:00pm

Exercise class that builds on balance, stability and body awareness.
Balance for Improved Function stresses simple, functional movements, allowing participants to move more efficiently and decrease fall risks. The focus is on building up core stability and balance simultaneously, while at the same time creating a better sense of body awareness.

Contact: Stephen Cerne BS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM/ACS-CET
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: The Gathering Place West

December is filled with holidays in many religions that celebrate light. Explore the symbolism of light while making a painting with water and glue that resembles a stained-glass window. Facilitator: Eileen Coan, MA, MLS

Contact: Eileen Coan MA, MLS

Free Podcast Series for Those Impacted by Cancer

Dee Pipik lived with cancer for over forty years, giving her insight into not only surviving the disease - but thriving despite it.
The process, she said, begins with “a small but meaningful step, perhaps just three forkfuls of spaghetti”…and is told through a series of podcasts she recorded with her sister-in-law.

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One of the most gratifying ways to support The Gathering Place is being a volunteer and experiencing first-hand the difference you make in the lives of those coping with cancer. We welcome the opportunity to identify ways for you to volunteer that are most meaningful to you. Help support TGP virtually or at one of our locations.

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Shop for the Place & Donate Your Items for Future Warehouse Sales

With two locations in Warrensville Heights and Westlake, Shop for the Place offers a unique selection of resale furnishings. Shop for the Place relies solely on donated pre-owned, high-quality furniture and home accessories. Thanks to our very generous community, merchandise is always changing, and every shopping experience is very unique.

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Our mission

The Gathering Place is a caring community that supports, educates and empowers individuals and families currently coping with cancer in their lives through programs and services provided free of charge.